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University Temporary Services Landscaper

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Position Details

Position Information

Vacancy Type Temporary
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title University Temporary Services Landscaper
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $10-13/hour
Position Number 48MGW01
Work Schedule M-F 6:00 am-2:45 pm
Full Time Equivalent (FTE)
Department 480501 - HR University Temporary Services
Job City & State Raleigh,NC
Essential Job Duties

Spreading mulch, general landscaping and grounds work. Outside maintenance including storm water maintenance, operate landscaping equipment and use tools such as blower, edger/trimmer, and mower. Loading and unloading of
heavy equipment and planting materials from trucks. Safe operation of equipment
(handtools, shovels, picks, rakes etc.)

Temporary position, will last anywhere from a few weeks to a few months, or as long as it takes to complete the job.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Minimum Experience/Education

Previous 6+ months experience in landscaping.

Departmental Required Skills

Ability to follow instructions and to perform physical work. Ability to work outside in all weather conditions. Ability to work around bees, poison ivy, pollen, thorns and other environmental risks. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs on a routine basis including handling large root balls. Ability to work in a team setting. Must maintain
professionalism at all times and be able to wear work boots and clean Landscape Construction Services uniforms. Must be able to communicate effectively verbally with
supervisors and the general public and understand verbal and written instructions and
other communications regarding work assignments and other matters. Must comply with University & NCSU Grounds Management policies and procedures.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Required License or Certification

Valid NC Driver’s License

Special Instructions
Job Open Date 09/19/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date

AA/EEO In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have the ability to lift up to 70 lbs., with or without reasonable accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * A valid driver's license is required. This license must be maintained throughout employment. Do you have a valid driver's license and the ability to obtain a North Carolina Driver's License within 60 days of hire?
    • Yes
    • No

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Resume